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Water Well Yield Testing: What You Need to Know

Water Well Yield Testing What You Need to Know

Water well yield testing is a great way to help ease your worries about your groundwater supply. The yield of a private well indicates how drought conditions will affect its output. In other words, yield data tells you whether your household will ...

Buying a Home with a Shared Water Well? Take These 4 Steps First

Buying a Home with a Shared Water Well Take These 4 Steps First

In rural areas of Utah and Wyoming, shared water wells are common. Sharing a private groundwater system among two or more homeowners is a cost-effective approach, as it means sharing the costs of maintenance and repair. However, buying a home with ...

Water Well Treatment for Lead Contamination

Water Well Treatment for Lead Contamination

Lead contamination in a water well requires immediate treatment. Any level of corrosivity in the water supply can be dangerous, increasing the likelihood of serious health issues. Experts recommend that residential well owners test their water quali ...

Residential Water Well System Components

Residential Water Well System Components

If you own a residential water well system – or are planning to drill one on your property – you should be at least a little familiar with the main components. Having a basic understanding of how the system works can help you troubleshoot problem ...

Water Well Problems: How to Handle Power Outages

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You can avoid many water well problems with a little forethought and planning – including the potentially serious effects of power outages. When the utility grid goes down, so will your well pump – and that means your household will be stuc ...